Discord To Remain a Separate Company, No Longer In Talks With Microsoft

by Petar Vukobrat in General | Apr, 21st 2021 According to a brand-new report from the Wall Street Journal, Discord has decided to decline all offers and is no longer in talks with Microsoft over a potential buyout. Therefore, the company will remain independent for the time being, although it might go public in a couple of months. We already covered this peculiar development a couple of weeks ago, back when the internet exploded with news of Microsoft potentially acquiring Discord for upwards of $10 billion. The fact that these

Microsoft Reportedly in Talks to Buy Discord for $10 Billion

Top GamesMicrosoft is reportedly seeking to acquire chat platform Discord to the tune of $10 billion. | Photo courtesy of DiscordMicrosoft is one of several companies discussing an acquisition of chat platform Discord, with a $10 billion offer in the works, per a pair of reports.Discord has signed an exclusive acquisition discussion with one of the companies, indicating it's in final negotiations for a sale, per VentureBeat. No deal has yet been reached.A Bloomberg report, meanwhile, says no deal is imminent. One of its sources says Discord is more likely

‘Call of Duty: Mobile’ Season 11 Anniversary Update Is Out Now with a New Battle Pass Coming Soon, New Maps, XP Card Changes, and a Lot More

TouchArcade Rating: Call of Duty: Mobile (Free) from Activision and Tencent has been getting updated regularly since it debuted on iOS and Android with new content and fixes across its various seasons. Today, it begins its eleventh season titled ‘Anniversary’ On iOS and Android. Call of Duty: Mobile‘s version 1.0.17 update on iOS is a 2.1GB download and it brings support for the new season, new maps, new game modes, new battle pass content, weapon balance changes, and a lot more. King, the fan favourite gunfight map is now available

Promising ‘Dungeon Raid’ Homage ‘Dungeon Falan’ is Launching October 22nd (Or Sooner?) and is Available for Pre-Order Now

TouchArcade Rating:A little over two months ago we told you about a new upcoming game called Dungeon Falan from developer Happy Doze, who we were already familiar with through their previous releases like Planet Runners, Bit Quake, and Mini PvP. The entire core concept behind Dungeon Falan was “Boy it sure would be cool to have a Dungeon Raid that wasn’t nearly a decade out of date!" For those that don’t know, Dungeon Raid was an incredible blend of matching game and dungeon crawling RPG that launched in November of

SwitchArcade Round-Up: Mini-Views Featuring ‘TTV2’ and More, ‘Petal Crash’ and Today’s Other New Releases and Sales

Hello gentle readers, and welcome to the SwitchArcade Round-Up for October 12th, 2020. In today’s article, we’ve got Mini-Views of a few recent releases including TTV2, Adventures of Chris, and Space Avenger: Empire of Nexx. We also have a look at a few new releases that hit the eShop over the weekend, along with the usual incoming and outgoing lists of sales. It’s a little on the lighter side today, but things will definitely be heating up as the week goes on. Let’s dive in! Mini-Views Adventures of Chris ($14.99)

‘Postknight 2’ is in the Works and Taking Sign-Ups for a Closed Alpha Test Next Month

Back in February of 2017 developer Kurechii, who had already made a name for themselves with games like Tiny Guardians and King’s League, released a new game called Postknight to the App Store. Postknight expertly straddled the line between full-blown RPG and mindless idle game by including the progression systems and strategic choices of the former but packaging them in the easy to pick up and play bite-sized nature of the latter. The result was a game that was extremely difficult to put down once it sunk its teeth into

Butterscotch Shenanigans Have Updated their Past Mobile Game Library with Support for Modern Devices

TouchArcade Rating:Fresh off the new “The Void" MEGA update to their wonderful creation platformer Levelhead ($6.99) last month, the good folks at Butterscotch Shenanigans have also been trickling out some much-needed update love to their past library of games on iOS and Android. Yes, that’s right. Before beating the snot out of cancer and releasing our 2016 Game of the Year Crashlands ($6.99), the Bscotch Bros were entertaining us with a number of quirky iOS games that all contained that signature Butterscotch Shenanigans style. And by that I mean totally